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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Which of the following does Immaculee not find in the one large envelope in her room?
(a) Thirty dollars.
(b) A letter from her brother Aimable.
(c) Her high school diploma.
(d) Her university progress report.
2. What does Pierre give to Immaculee just before the refugees leave the French camp?
(a) A book.
(b) Pen and paper for her memoir.
(c) His address in France.
(d) A picture of the two of them.
3. What is the name of the housekeeper who gives Immaculee a detailed description of the death of her brother Damascene?
4. What is the name of the Protestant pastor who shames the young men who caught Damascene?
5. Who spots the Tutsi women hidden by Pastor Murinzi during their respite from the bathroom?
(a) A houseboy.
(b) John's new girlfriend.
(c) A Hutu Killer.
6. To where does Aloise offer to take Immaculee and her companions from the French base camp?
7. For how long have the women been in Pastor Murinzi's bathroom when they decide to go to the UN Peacekeeping troops?
(a) Nine weeks.
(b) Five months.
(c) Three months.
(d) Two months.
8. What is the name of the woman who had been hiding Malaba before she arrives at the pastor's house?
9. What does Immaculee's family friend Kayitare bring to the burial of her relatives?
10. What happens to Immaculee when she sees brother's mutilated body?
(a) She vomits.
(b) She faints.
(c) She stares blankly at it.
(d) She begins sobbing.
11. What is the name of Aloise's husband?
12. What has damaged the face of Florence, the Tutsi refugee Immaculee meets in the French camp?
(a) A machete.
(b) Shrapnel from a grenade.
(c) A spear.
(d) A ricocheted bullet.
13. To which Biblical figure does Aloise compare the Tutsi refugees surrounded by the Interahamwe killers upon her arrival at the roadblock?
14. About which of her family members does Immaculee ask Pastor Murinzi at the end of "A Gathering of Orphans"?
15. Who in Rwanda demands English-speaking UN Peacekeepers?
(a) The RPF.
(b) The Hutu.
(c) The new president.
(d) The Twa.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which of the pastor's children do not receive the Tutsi women with sympathy?
2. To where is Damascene headed when he is killed?
3. What notable item does Immaculee find in a house nearby Aloise's?
4. Whom does Immaculee see for the first time since before the genocide, as related near the end of "The Gift of Tongues"?
5. At least how much weight has Immaculee lost by the beginning of "The Gift of Tongues"?
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